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  • Thursday, April 28, 2016
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    PSW Staff 04/28/16 10:06 AM,
    Global Audio Systems recently completed a retrofit replacement of the current sound system in The View, New York’s only revolving rooftop restaurant, with Martin Audio CDD5 installation loudspeakers. Located on the 48th floor of the Marriott Marquis Hotel overlooking Times Square, The View provides constantly changing views of the city along with upscale fare for its diners as it completes a 360-degree rotation every hour. Global’s Jason Ojeda comments that the client “wanted to replace the existing in-ceiling speakers with… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAVInstallationLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 04/28/16 09:02 AM,
    Modern opera productions depend on the singing technique of the main characters, the extravagant stage design or the musicians in the orchestra. At the same time, the directors achieve additional soundscapes with sound effects from the speaker. “Especially in modern productions, directors require us to produce various sound effects, create different spaces and connect with each other over the sound system,“ says Oleg Surgutschow, sound mixer at the Zurich Opera. In the historic hall, loudspeakers are mounted on a total… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVDigitalInstallationLoudspeakerManufacturerSoftwareSound ReinforcementStage

  • Wednesday, April 27, 2016
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    PSW Staff 04/27/16 01:37 PM,
    Radial Engineering announces the BT-Pro is now shipping. The BT-Pro is a Bluetooth direct box designed to capture the wireless transmission from a Bluetooth enabled device and convert the signal to a balanced line for use in a PA system. According to Radial president Peter Janis: “It seems that today, Bluetooth wireless technology is everywhere. You can connect your phone to your car, your laptop to your house and tablet to your TV. It only makes sense that Bluetooth wireless… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVInterconnectSignalWireless

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    PSW Staff 04/27/16 12:26 PM,
    Extron Electronics announces a new LinkLicense SMP 351 Dual Recording Upgrade that enables enhanced recording, streaming, and audio DSP capabilities for the SMP 351 H.264 Streaming Media Processor. With this new upgrade, the SMP 351 can record two sources at the same time, at resolutions up to 1080p/30 and bit-rates up to 10 Mbps. This dual recording capability grants users increased flexibility in the selection of playback layouts with the Entwine EMP video player. The LinkLicense upgrade also includes simultaneous… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVDigitalManufacturerSoftware

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    PSW Staff 04/27/16 12:12 PM,
    Middle Atlantic Products announces that the Configurator, Web-based configuration tool — included in the resources available to registered users of Middle Atlantic’s website, is the program behind planning the large-scale A/V installation at the Marine Corps University (MCU) in Quantico, Virginia. Integrator Karcher Group used the tool to design the control system racks needed throughout the new building, saving critical installation time. The building includes 29 classrooms, two tiered classrooms, three large collaboration rooms, five small collaboration rooms, a 300-person… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAVInstallationSoftwareSystem

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    M. Erik Matlock 04/27/16 10:34 AM,
    If you happen to make your living from this industry, I have a thought for you to consider… Learn the art of customer service. Good luck with that idea, though. There aren’t a lot of great examples anymore. Just pick a random memory from any recent trip to a big box store or restaurant. Chances are, you encountered someone who hates their job, despises customers and has no intention of positively representing the company that is currently providing their paycheck.… View this post
    Filed in: AVFeatureBlogOpinionAVBusinessEngineer

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    PSW Staff 04/27/16 09:36 AM,
    Stanton’s Deckadance, DJ mixing and performing solution with Digital Vinyl System support, continues its commitment to improvement and innovation with version 2.60. This new version features unlimited snapshots for deck and mixer settings (including EQ, FX, and Key), and all snapshots are integrated into the song manager for quick, easy access. Recall and save all settings—or just those specified by the built-in masking engine—at the push of a button or keyboard shortcut. Another new feature, the Layouts drop-down menu, adds… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsSoftware

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    PSW Staff 04/27/16 08:33 AM,
    A unique ‘free concert’ took place recently at Florence’s Piazza della Signoria, an L-shaped square in front of the historic Palazzo Vecchio. The idea was conjured up by Powersoft, who sensed that by taking over this famous square with an impromptu ‘orchestra’ — all ‘playing’ their Deva sensor-equipped multifunctional device that enables audio messaging and video capturing — they would be staging something unique. The event coincided with the company’s pre-Frankfurt, Germany distributor meeting. The idea was to showcase and… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAVConcertLoudspeakerNetworkingRemoteSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 04/27/16 08:24 AM,
    InfoComm International, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry worldwide, has announced its first InfoComm on Campus program in Asia, sponsored by the University of Hong Kong (HKU). Scheduled for 24 May, 2016 on the HKU campus, the one-day program focuses on the evolving role of technology as it applies to the classroom of the future. It is ideal for professionals who interact with classroom audiovisual technology, including AV technology and IT managers, facility managers, as well as academics… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAVBusinessEducation

  • Tuesday, April 26, 2016
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    PSW Staff 04/26/16 03:48 PM,
    Live Sound Advice is offering a free instructional seminar, entitled The Art of Equalization, focusing on preventing feedback, improving intelligibility, and creating better music mixes. The event is slated for Wednesday, May 11, at the Williamsport Banquet Hall in Williamsport, MD, beginning at 6:30 pm. It will also be streamed live as a webinar. Find out more and register to attend and/or receive a link to the webinar here. The seminar will be led by veteran educator Mike Sokol, an… View this post
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